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Introduction to Game Theory: Math 1250 - Spring 2013
Text: Game Theory and Strategy (Philip Straffin)


Game 1: The Prisoners' Dilemma
Game 2: The Keynesian Guessing Game
Game 3: Rock, Paper, Scissors
Expected Value
The St. Petersburg Paradox
Game 4: The Wholesaler - Retailer Game
Game 5: Chicken
Game 6: Al's Game
Game 7: The Dollar Auction

Extra Reading:

The Evolution of Cooperation by Robert Axelrod and William Hamilton
(A good resource for considering your extra credit assignment)

Planet Money's Keynesian Cuteness Contest
(the demonstration from class plus some good analysis)

More on the Surprise Test Paradox

On the Interpretation of Giving in Dictator